Here we will guide you on how to unlock bootloader on Samsung Galaxy A8s. If you are looking to install TWRP Recovery or even if you want to root your phone, then you may have to unlock the bootloader on your device. Samsung Galaxy A8s device comes with bootloader locked. To unlock the bootloader, you can follow this guide.
A Bootloader is a code which runs when we turn on our device. This code initializes some hardware and then loads the kernel and ramdisk, and gets the boot process going. So this process is known as Bootloader. The same concept applies to all the technical stuff such as Laptop, PC, Smartphones and any such device. Every Android OEM manufacturers lock the bootloader even though it is an Open Source. So if you want to try any CUSTOM ROM, it is impossible to load the CUSTOM ROM without the Unlock Bootloader.
Steps to Unlock Bootloader on Samsung Galaxy A8s
- First of all, Enable Developer Mode on the Galaxy A8s
- Launch the Settings application
- Scroll down and tap on the Developer Options option
- Toggle the OEM Unlock option on
- Confirm by tapping the enable option.
- That's it! You have unlocked the bootloader on your Galaxy A8s.
I hope this guide was easy to enable the OEM unlock to unlock bootloader on Samsung Galaxy A8s.
Samsung Galaxy A8s Specifications:
Samsung Galaxy A8s sports a 6.4 inches Super IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. It is powered by Octa-core 2x2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 10 nm. The device packs 128GB internal storage and 6/8GB of RAM. There is 512GB expandable memory support. The camera on this device sports a Triple camera 24MP + 10MP + 5MP with an aperture f/1.7/2.2 and a 24 MP shooter for selfies. The Samsung Galaxy A8s runs Android 9.0 Pie and backed by a Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery. The handset has a Rear mounted fingerprint sensor.